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Managing Meetings

“I think there needs to be a meeting to set an agenda for more meetings about meetings.”
Jonah Goldberg


Everyone knows what bad meetings are like: they are long-winded, unfocussed and boring. So how can you ensure that your meeting achieve their objectives in a minimum amount of time?

This course equips you with the essential techniques to manage meeting effectively. Not only will your meeting be more focused, they will also leave the attendees feeling positive and energized.

Course Content


  • What types of meetings are there?
  • When are meeting necessary? When are they unnecessary?
  • What is the best room layout?
  • What is the role of the chairperson?
  • How can ensure that an agenda is followed?
  • How can you handle difficult situations and people?
  • When should you participate?
  • How can you evaluate your own role in managing meetings?
  • What is the true cost of meetings within your organisation?